Careers

WINGS of Providence, a non-profit agency whose mission is to provide comprehensive transitional programs and independent living in a safe secure, supportive and healthy environment for women with children who have experienced family violence, is accepting applications for:

CHILD CARE SUPERVISOR
Full Time

WINGS of Providence, a non-profit agency that provides second-stage shelter, affordable housing and wrap around support services for women and children who have experienced family violence, is accepting applications for a Full Time Child Care Supervisor.

The Child Care Supervisor is responsible for managing WINGS onsite Child Care in our second-stage shelter. We are looking for an individual who has experience with a not for profit structure, firm knowledge of Licensing Inspections and Regulations and Best Practice. Strong written and verbal language skills; the ability to take direction and follow all organizational Policies and Procedures and Code of Conduct. Must be energetic, in good physical health and enjoy working with preschool age children.

This position will encompass many duties including:

  • Working with vulnerable children and parents
  • Working with the Executive Director of WINGS
  • Managing a small Child Care team and working with volunteers
  • Program planning

Requirements of the successful candidate:

  • Level lll required
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • Valid First Aid, current Criminal Record Check and Intervention Check required
  • Must be able to receive direction and be self-directed, decisive, and flexible
  • Well-organized and self-motivated
  • Must communicate effectively and manage time

Hours of shift work are:

  • Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
  • 37.5 hr./wk.

Join a great team atmosphere and help make a positive change in the lives of women and children in our community. South East Location, Edmonton.
Resumes to: pgarrett@wingsofprovidence.ca
No phone calls please

Facts About Family Violence

Research shows that children who witness violence are more likely to grow up to become victims or abusers.

(Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Available: The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children: Where does it Hurt?)

Violence against women happens in all cultures and religions, in all ethnic and racial communities, at every age, and in every income group.


Women's Voices

Daily groups help with not feeling like you are the only idiot who fell for a partner’s lies.

Weekly counselling helps with finding ways to get over the blame, shame, guilt and anger, and start healthier habits.

Bread donations help with weekly grocery budget. Clothing donations also help with the budget.

WINGS is needed in this province. Our children deserve to see their mothers safe. Our children will take over this world eventually, isn''t it better to fill their eyes with hopes and dreams than fear and despair? Do it for the kids!